ST. PETER, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus College’s student supporter organization, The Hill Producers, is holding its inaugural Teddy Bear Toss benefit in Saturday, February 11 from 7 p.m. because the Gustavus men’s hockey team website hosts Bethel University.
Attendees who bring a whole new teddy bear or stuffed animal will receive free admission to the game, which can benefit Gillette Children’s Specialty Medical and Partners for Affordable Homes in Mankato. After the Gusties score its first goal, fans will certainly throw their teddy bears and stuffed animals onto the ice, where they will be collected and contributed to the two Mankato organizations.
“It’s no real surprise how much happiness a stuffed animal can bring to our children,In . said Libby Utter, Executive Overseer of Gillette Children’s Foundation. “Patients derive from all over to receive treatment for among the most complex medical conditions. It’s nice to be able to give them something warm to help brighten their keep.”
“It should be a fun event and provides something of comfort towards kids staying at our housing and in our Transitional Casing Program,” Partners for reasonable Housing Communications and Offer Coordinator Liz Zaruba added.
The Hill Staff creates an energetic fan expertise on campus.
Organized entirely by means of Hill Crew students, the big event will take place at the Put on Roberts Ice Rink in Lund Center on the particular Gustavus campus. The general public is encouraged for attending support the two community agencies.
“Partners for Affordable Housing is excited about this event and partnership with Gustavus. We are so thankful together with appreciative of the support from a local community,” Zaruba said.
About A Hill Crew
As Gustavus Adolphus College’s student supporter organization, The Hill Crew’s goal centers around uniting the scholar body to support Gustavus athletics, very good arts, and campus gatherings to create an atmosphere that is first rate. The Gustavus Hill Crew application is available in the Apple itunes and Google Play shops.
About Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare?
Gillette, a completely independent, not-for-profit hospital and clinics, is usually internationally recognized for its work in the diagnosis and treatment of youngsters and young adults who have handicaps or complex medical desires.?As the nation’s first medical center devoted to the treatment of children who definitely have disabilities, Gillette’s mission is to enable children, adults and their family members improve their health, achieve greater well-being, and enjoy life.?For more information, visit Gillette’s website.
About Partners for Affordable Housing
Deep-rooted in the community for over 25 years, Spouses for Affordable Housing is professional in serving the casing needs for vulnerable numbers. The organization owns and goes a number of site housing companies that provide different housing solutions. In addition to emergency shelters, Theresa Residence and Welcome Inn, the business provides transitional and long-lasting affordable housing options to unsettled and/or at-risk individuals and families inside the Mankato area.?More information is available online.